Ann Arbor Events Calendar
April 2018

Monday, Apr 2, 2018
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet at the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Information Days
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105) 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building
 
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and we will be providing resource information at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center 3rd Floor Atrium of the Freedom Building from 11:00AM-1:00PM on April 3, April 11, April 19, April 27, and April 30, 2018. Stop by to learn more. All sexual assault survivors and supporters of survivors are welcome. If you would like more information regarding the event or services available for survivors of sexual assault, please contact Military Sexual Trauma Coordinator - Edward Thomas, LMSW, BCD at (734)  845-5278.
 
 
Thursday, Apr 5, 2018
Gateway to Optimal Health - Accessible Information for Veterans
 
Time: 8:00 AM- 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Flint Community Based Outpatient Clinic (2360 S. Linden Rd. Flint, MI 48532)
 
The Office of Veterans Experience and Employee Engagement is helping to create an optimal Veteran experience by having professionals onsite who will hear your concerns and/or compliments. A Patient Advocate and the Program Coordinator will be visiting the VA Flint Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) located at 2360 South Linden Rd. Flint, MI 48532 to provide face-to-face service as we work to ensure timely resolution of your concerns. The MyHealtheVet Coordinator will also be onsite to offer assistance with accessing your medical record, refilling your prescriptions, and much more!

- Questions or concerns about your healthcare, eligibility, and/or
endorsement
- Billing questions about VA and Non-VA Community Care
- Guidance for filing a disability claim
- Beneficiary Travel concerns
 
Brief Legal Advice Clinic for Veterans
 
Time: 8:30 AM- 11:30 AM (EST)
Location: VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (1200 S. Detroit Toledo, OH 43614) 2nd Floor Conference Room
 
Brief Legal Advice Clinic at Toledo VA CBOC
Volunteer attorneys are available to answer legal questions for veterans. Walk-ins only, no prior registration is required. Please note that attorneys are available to answer questions only, they are not available to provide legal representation.
 
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet outside the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Monday, Apr 9, 2018
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet at the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018
Introduction to Whole Health Class
 
Time: 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Medical Center Auditorium (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105)
https://www.facebook.com/events/225001694730086/
 
All Veterans, family members, service members, and staff are invited to attend "Introduction to Whole Health" which is a 2-hour class facilitated by Veteran staff peers that will be held in the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center Auditorium (which is located on the basement level of the Liberty Building).
 
Whole Health is a different way to approach health care and encourages people to ask why it is important for you to be healthy. This approach to health care is focused on you as a WHOLE person. We want you to have the skills and the tools you need to communicate with your health care team what you need to achieve your best possible health. VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System is committed to partnering with you on the journey to Whole Health. Living life fully and optimizing health and well-being goes beyond not being sick; it means understanding what matters to you and looking at all aspects in life that contribute to a sense of well-being.
 
 
Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Information Days
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105) 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building
 
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and we will be providing resource information at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center 3rd Floor Atrium of the Freedom Building from 11:00AM-1:00PM on April 3, April 11, April 19, April 27, and April 30, 2018. Stop by to learn more. All sexual assault survivors and supporters of survivors are welcome. If you would like more information regarding the event or services available for survivors of sexual assault, please contact Military Sexual Trauma Coordinator - Edward Thomas, LMSW, BCD at (734)  845-5278.
 
 
Thursday, Apr 12, 2018
Gateway to Optimal Health - Accessible Information for Veterans
 
Time: 8:00 AM- 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Jackson Community Based Outpatient Clinic (4328 Page Ave. Michigan Center, MI 49254)
 
The Office of Veterans Experience and Employee Engagement is helping to create an optimal Veteran experience by having professionals onsite who will hear your concerns and/or compliments. A Patient Advocate and the Program Coordinator will be visiting the VA Jackson Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) located at 4328 Page Ave. Michigan Center, MI 49254 to provide face-to-face service as we work to ensure timely resolution of your concerns. The MyHealtheVet Coordinator will also be onsite to offer assistance with accessing your medical record, refilling your prescriptions, and much more!

- Questions or concerns about your healthcare, eligibility, and/or
endorsement
- Billing questions about VA and Non-VA Community Care
- Guidance for filing a disability claim
- Beneficiary Travel concerns
 
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet outside the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Monday, Apr 16, 2018
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet at the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Thursday, Apr 19, 2018
Gateway to Optimal Health - Accessible Information for Veterans
 
Time: 8:00 AM- 2:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (1200 South Detroit Ave. Toledo, OH 43614)
 
The Office of Veterans Experience and Employee Engagement is helping to create an optimal Veteran experience by having professionals onsite who will hear your concerns and/or compliments. A Patient Advocate and the Program Coordinator will be visiting the VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) located at 1200 South Detroit Ave. Toledo, OH 43614 to provide face-to-face service as we work to ensure timely resolution of your concerns. The MyHealtheVet Coordinator will also be onsite to offer assistance with accessing your medical record, refilling your prescriptions, and much more!

- Questions or concerns about your healthcare, eligibility, and/or
endorsement
- Billing questions about VA and Non-VA Community Care
- Guidance for filing a disability claim
- Beneficiary Travel concerns
 
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Information Days
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105) 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building
 
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and we will be providing resource information at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center 3rd Floor Atrium of the Freedom Building from 11:00AM-1:00PM on April 3, April 11, April 19, April 27, and April 30, 2018. Stop by to learn more. All sexual assault survivors and supporters of survivors are welcome. If you would like more information regarding the event or services available for survivors of sexual assault, please contact Military Sexual Trauma Coordinator - Edward Thomas, LMSW, BCD at (734)  845-5278.
 
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet outside the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Monday, Apr 23, 2018
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet at the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Teal Tuesday Walk
 
Time: 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM (EST)
Location: Toledo VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic (1200 South Detroit Ave. Toledo, OH 43614)
 
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) invites all veterans, survivors of sexual assault, supporters of survivors, and VA staff to join us for a Sexual Assault Awareness Month Teal Tuesday Walk on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, from 12:00 PM-1:00 PM. Just meet outside the front entrance of the VA Toledo CBOC. Show your support and wear teal! For those who wish to participate, a group photo will be taken at 12:05 PM outside the CBOC. 

If you would like more information regarding the event or services available for services of sexual assault, please contact Elizabeth Hannon, LISW at (419) 213-7578 or Joe Cafferty, LISW at (419) 213-7525.
 
Whole Health Orientation Class
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Medical Center (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105)
https://www.facebook.com/events/225001694730086/
 
All Veterans, family members, service members, and staff are invited to attend "Introduction to Whole Health" which is a 2-hour class facilitated by Veteran staff peers that will be held in Room A818 at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (8th Floor of the Liberty Building, just turn left off of the Liberty Building elevators and then a right at the end of the hall and the room will be straight ahead).
 
Whole Health is a different way to approach health care and encourages people to ask why it is important for you to be healthy. This approach to health care is focused on you as a WHOLE person. We want you to have the skills and the tools you need to communicate with your health care team what you need to achieve your best possible health. VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System is committed to partnering with you on the journey to Whole Health. Living life fully and optimizing health and well-being goes beyond not being sick; it means understanding what matters to you and looking at all aspects in life that contribute to a sense of well-being.
 
No registration or referrals are required. Just pick one of the classes being offered to attend. Drop-ins are welcome! If you have any questions, contact Kim Buzenberg at (734) 845-3045 or Sarah KH Richards (734) 222-7477.
 
 
Thursday, Apr 26, 2018
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet outside the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!
 
 
Friday, Apr 27, 2018
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Information Days
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105) 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building
 
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and we will be providing resource information at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center 3rd Floor Atrium of the Freedom Building from 11:00AM-1:00PM on April 3, April 11, April 19, April 27, and April 30, 2018. Stop by to learn more. All sexual assault survivors and supporters of survivors are welcome. If you would like more information regarding the event or services available for survivors of sexual assault, please contact Military Sexual Trauma Coordinator - Edward Thomas, LMSW, BCD at (734)  845-5278.
 
 
Monday, Apr 30, 2018
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Information Days
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105) 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building
 
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and we will be providing resource information at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center 3rd Floor Atrium of the Freedom Building from 11:00AM-1:00PM on April 3, April 11, April 19, April 27, and April 30, 2018. Stop by to learn more. All sexual assault survivors and supporters of survivors are welcome. If you would like more information regarding the event or services available for survivors of sexual assault, please contact Military Sexual Trauma Coordinator - Edward Thomas, LMSW, BCD at (734)  845-5278.
 
Whole Health Walking Group
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center (group will meet at the Emergency Dept. entrance) 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
https://www.facebook.com/events/2083713265177001/
 
Please join us for a Whole Health Walking Group that will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center for 16 sessions starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. The group will meet at the Emergency Department entrance. Whole Health considers the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and environmental elements that work together to provide the best quality of life for each Veteran. The Walking Group is open to all Veterans, family members, and VA staff. Have questions? Contact Jon Gendreau at Jon.Gendreau@va.gov or call (734) 845-2448. No need to sign up, just show up to any of the sessions!